DANCE 243R

Studio Workshop in Contemporary Modern Dance Technique and Theory

Dance College of Fine Arts and Communications

Course Description

Intermediate contemporary modern technique and theory in a workshop setting.

When Taught

Fall and Winter

Grade Rule

Grade Rule 8: A, B, C, D, E, I (Standard grade rule)

Fixed

2.5

Fixed

0

Fixed

7.5

Other Prerequisites

Instructor's consent

Title

Body Connectivity and Kinesthetic Awareness

Learning Outcome

Students will demonstrate increased body connectivity and kinesthetic awareness, including: Breath Core-distal Head-tail Upper-lower Body-half Cross-lateral connections

Title

Performance Skills

Learning Outcome

Demonstrate performance skills including intent, nuance, dynamics, and sense of ensemble.

Title

Anatomical and Dance Language

Learning Outcome

Articulate and analyze the above principles of technique using accurate anatomical and dance elements language.